Rivero, Gordimer & Company (RGCO), CPAs and Advisors, is pleased to announce the promotions of Jill McSpadden, Justin Twigg, and Patrick Goodwin. In their new roles, they will provide a unique set of experiences and perspectives to support the organization’s growth and evolution.
Managing Shareholder Herman Lazzara said, “We’ve always known that our team is truly our greatest asset, but after reflecting on the last 12 months and the disruption we have all experienced with the pandemic, I am confident our future is in good hands with leaders like these three team members. On behalf of the entire team at RGCO, we would like to congratulate Jill, Justin, and Patrick. They have each brought great value, and I am excited to see their growth.”
Jill McSpadden, CPA, Tax Manager
As a member of the tax team, McSpadden joined RGCO in 2016. She specializes in tax services, including tax return preparation, research, and tax planning for individuals and closely held corporations and partnerships. McSpadden earned her Bachelor of Science in Accounting and her Master of Science in Accounting with a concentration in Taxation from the University of Florida.
Justin Twigg, CPA, Audit Supervisor
Having joined RGCO in 2015, Twigg is responsible for auditing governmental and not-for-profit organizations, including the areas under the Uniform Guidance and State of Florida Single Audit Act. He currently oversees audit planning and reporting activities across multiple disciplines. Twigg has served several not-for-profit and governmental organizations throughout his career. Twigg earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the University of South Florida.
Patrick Goodwin, CPA, Audit Supervisor
With a Master of Accountancy from the University of South Florida, Goodwin joined RGCO in 2016. His background includes a solid track record of auditing governmental and not-for-profit organizations, including the areas under the Uniform Guidance and State of Florida Single Audit Act. Goodwin’s experience includes clients in the construction, manufacturing, and healthcare industries.
Lazzara added, “The number of clients our firm supports continues to grow, and we are pleased to have such an outstanding team of professionals that show such enthusiasm and passion and dedicate their expertise every day to elevate our level of service.”
About Rivero, Gordimer & CompanySince 1983, Rivero, Gordimer & Company has been committed to long-term relationships and innovative yet practical solutions that contribute to our clients’ success. We have been listed on the Tampa Bay Business Journal’s 2021 Accounting Firms list as #11 and have the added distinction of being the largest, locally-based Tampa firm on the list. In 2018, RGCO was named 2018 Small Business of the Year (21-50 employees) by the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce. Our team strives every day to make a positive impact on clients, the organizations we work with, and the entire Tampa Bay community. From bookkeeping solutions to advising on major financial decisions, look to us as your full-service partners providing the information you need, when you need it. Learn more at www.rgcocpa.com.